Creating a Sense of Depth With Aerial Photos

To craft impressive aerial photography, it is crucial to create a sense of depth with your shots from the sky. Read on to learn the tips and tricks to ensure your images are truly one of a kind. Compa...
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Top 10 Drone Transition Shots for Creating Amazing Aerial Footage

Discover ten simple drone transition shots that you can use today to transform your aerial footage. Whether you’re new to drone editing or an experienced professional, we’ve rounded up our top ten ...
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ND Filters for Your Drone – How They Work and Which Ones to Use

Long-exposure shots are relatively easy to take at night with a DJI drone since their cameras are stabilized. Just set a low shutter speed and press the shutter button. If you are capturing cars, boat...

10 Adventures on Land, Sea, & Air

Humans have always been compelled to interact with the world around them. Rather than just admire these surroundings, we are driven with a desire to run, climb, and reach as far as we can. In this wee...

4 Aerial Photography Tips for Shooting in Sunrise and Sunset

Greetings! Sunset and sunrise are my absolute favorite times to fly. Here in Albuquerque sunrise and sunset can transform a fairly boring skyline into something truly amazing! Many photographers t...

10 Aerial Photos for Women’s Day

International Women’s Day is a time to celebrate beauty, strength, and grace. For this selection of the 2018 SkyPixel Contest, we recognize this holiday and the people it was made for. Click here to s...

7 Perfect Summer Moments You Can Capture with Your Drone

Camera drones bring more opportunities to take amazing photos. When you're out with yours, be sure to grab all of your drone gear and bring along plenty of memory storage space before you head out on ...
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Flying in a Winter Wonderland

The arrival of winter brings a wide range of conditions that can have both positive and negative effects of drone flight. These crisp conditions offer a unique perspective of the world, creating an op...

Don’t Fly Until You Know These 7 Simple Drone Maneuvers and Shots!

From dolly zoom to drone orbits, master these easy drone maneuvers and shots to create breathtaking aerial footage. Have you ever thought about how drone enthusiasts capture stunning cinematic videos...

How to Use Spark’s Pano Mode

Sometimes in aerial photography, you want to capture more and go beyond the frame size. But how do you reach a crystal clear, wide-angle image with the Spark's 25mm equivalent lens? Spark’s panoram...

How to Create Mesmerizing Mirror Effects with Your Aerial Footage

Have you ever come across aerial footage that has a cinematic mirror scene and thought about how hard it must be to achieve this type of effect? The truth is, it’s simpler than you think. In this e...
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Wow Your Friends With Your Cool Drone Selfies

Are you disheartened by how uncool you look in selfies? Never had an Instagram-worthy photo? Or you are just not a big fan of selfies because you can’t imagine it to be stunning? Leave the past behind...

Aerial Photography:Do Not Forget to Look Down

Want to create excellent aerial photo? My tips: tilting camera straight down can give great scenery or abstracts....but one need to remember looking straight down.The second tip & related is to ti...

Time-Lapse Photography – Turn Photos into Hyper-Fast Video

Perhaps the most iconic shot employed by the modern vlogger is the time-lapse. If you’ve ever seen a Casey Neistat video, you are familiar with this shot. Time-lapse shots are created by taking a seri...

2017 Aerial Photography Year in Review:Fantastic Aerial Shots and the Trends

With the proliferation of affordable and powerful camera drones, aerial photography and videography are becoming much more popular and accessible. People are discovering just how amazing it is to expl...

Using a Histogram in DJI GO 4

Histograms are a tool that can help you get correct exposure. You may have seen the option to turn on a histogram in DJI GO 4. If not, here’s how to turn it on: 1. Go to your camera settings. ...

Film Like a Pro: How to Create Cinematic Orbit Shots

Aerial videographers are always looking for ways to improve their shots, and performing an orbit is a relatively simple way to do exactly that. This powerful cinematic effect can quickly push your cin...
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Fifty Shades of Yellow

Want to take striking aerial photos with your drone but life has drained your creative spirit? It’s time for you to look out for shades that can help you capture inspiring aerial photos and release yo...

10 Thrilling Feats of Athleticism, Captured from Above

Sports are the embodiment of power, determination, and spirit. It’s no wonder that a well-placed camera reveals the art behind athletics. In this week’s selection of the 10 best photos and videos of t...

Photography and Videography Tips for Your Island Vacation

Across each splendid page of Mother Nature's story, the thrill of adventure is yours to own. Islands around the Pacific Ocean offer abundant ocean resources and sublime photographic inspiration. In th...